wood cudweed


noun

a weedy, composite plant, Gnaphalium sylvaticum, of the North Temperate Zone, having woolly foliage and numerous, dirty-white flowerheads in a leafy spike.

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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Also called chafeweed.
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